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Walker Buehler, LAD – Buehler is having a fantastic season with a perfect 7-0 record, a 2.38 ERA, and sharp 0.90 WHIP. He only has 88 strikeouts across 90.2 innings of work, which limits his ceiling a bit, but he is coming off an outing in which he struck out 11. He has gone at least six innings in ALL 14 of his starts this season, which is pretty great, especially since he has given up two runs or less in 11 of them! He faced the Cubs earlier this year and pitched well, firing six innings of two-run ball while striking out eight. The Cubs have the sixth highest strikeout rate in baseball this season at 26.0-percent and that number jumps to 29.3-percent over the last 14 days, which is the highest rate in the entire league! In...